June 7, 2014

Should You Have a Right to Rebel?

Daniel Lansberg-Rodriguez, The Atlantic

The Associated Press

In a fifth of the world's nations, people are legally allowed to resist leaders who have overstepped their bounds.

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TAGGED: Globalization


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